Health Equity

This week on WCLK's The Local Take(Saturdays 8am) we're talking Diabetes with Tracey D. Brown, President and CEO of the American Diabetes Association.  She recently released a statement regarding the alarming rate of COVID-19 in underserved communities mostly in the Black and Latinx areas. 

This week on WCLK's The Local Take(Saturdays 8am) I speak with Dr. Jonathan Flacker from JenCare Senior Health Centers.  Dr. Flacker explains that JenCare specializes in the primary care dedicated only to senior citizens.  They are a one-stop healthcare provider located in neighborhoods. They coordinate the care for seniors who often see multiple doctors. 

Saturday morning at 8am on WCLK's The Local Take I speak with Dr. James Lillard, Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology at the Morehouse School of Medicine.  The Morehouse School of Medicine is the only HBCU participating in the American Association of Cancer Research 2020 By 2020 Program To Cure Cancer.